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    Why use simple tense for future meaning ? (My visa runs out next week)

    Hi All,

    Why we don't use 'will' in the below sentence ?

    My visa runs out next week ;

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    Re: Why use simple tense for future meaning ? (My visa runs out next week)

    See Ways of Expressing the Future in English - Articles - UsingEnglish.com for a better understanding of how to express the future in English.
    Please be aware that I'm neither a native English speaker nor a teacher.

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    Re: Why use simple tense for future meaning ? (My visa runs out next week)

    Quote Originally Posted by nininaz View Post
    Hi All,

    Why we don't use 'will' in the below sentence ?

    My visa runs out next week ;
    You could use will- there are often a number of ways of expressing the future.

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